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April 18, 2010 in Outdoors
Associated Press file photos photo

Above: A pair of eagles is shown after they plunged head-first into a snowbank. They didn’t unlock their talons soon enough from an aerial courtship embrace in Alaska’s Prince William Sound. Associated Press file photos

Left: The female eagle who fell into the snow near Valdez, Alaska, is being treated for multiple injuries. The male died.